• PT-PAC supports and works to protect the physical therapy profession and its patients. Review the below priority issue or see other issues impacting the profession that are supported by the PAC through your donations.

    Challenge:
    Patients, especially in underserved areas, are being negatively impacted by a shortage of health care providers who can serve as an entry point to care.

    Solution:
    Support programs that will empower physical therapists to fill the gap.

    • Enact legislation to add physical therapists to federal student loan repayment programs.
    • Support efforts to recruit and retain physical therapists and physical therapist assistants within the Department of Defense and Veterans Administration.
  • Last Updated: 8/29/2017
    Contact: ptpac@apta.org